Welcome to Nicholson Bass a printer of distinction, 

renowned for award winning communications

We are delighted to be listed as a finalist at the Irish printer Awards 2017 in the following categories: 

Book Printing
Brochure Printer of the Year
Graphic Design & Print Excellence Award
Magazine Printer of the Year
Sheetfed Colour Offset Printing





Belfast fine art printers

The Factory in Belfast

This is the Nicholson Bass factory is based in Belfast NI, totalling 27,000 square feet, packed with all the equipment for printing, finishing and storage and distribution. If you want to know the history of the business click here: HISTORY. Our passion for the finest quality printing is obvious to any guest of the business. The staff are a dedicated bunch of print geeks; we love the smell of the ink, we sniff printed magazines, doesn’t everyone?  Every department is focused on delivering the finest products to our customers.

Belfast fine art printers

Nicholson Bass and the Bradley Group


Nicholson Bass was founded in 1938 and has been producing the finest printed products throughout that time. Nicholson Bass is renowned for its fine art capabilities and is loved by all its customers for its attention to detail.  From initial concept discussions right through to the storage, dispatch and fulfilment of your communication. Nicholson Bass has it all to hand. We pride ourselves on understanding our customers needs and working with them to create exciting emotional and tactile products that help to communicate to their customers.

Now part of the larger Bradley Group we not only have our own capabilities but we can manage larger projects through our group companies in Belfast , Isle of Man and Liverpool.

Belfast fine art printers

At Nicholson Bass we take pride and care in the quality of our work. Feel free to view our pages and get to know a bit more about the work that we do.

Here’s a video of the factory and the people – but don’t be shy we much prefer giving visitors a full tour of the factory, we have lots to show. Contact: sales@nicholsonbass.com if you are in the area. We would love to see you.

Nicholson Bass | Fine Print

Address: 3 Nicholson Drive, Newtownabbey,
Northern Ireland, BT36 4FB

Tel: +44 (0) 28 9034 2433

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We have acquired a beautiful bottle of Nicholson Gin - they started distilling Gin in 1736 in Clarkenwell London - An area associated with Print and creativity. 202 years later Alexander McBride Nicholson founded NicholsonBass. What better place than our 'time capsule' boardroom for a bottle of finest Gin under Alexander's portrait Nicholson Gin ... See MoreSee Less

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Today was our Christmas coffee morning in aid of the Northern Ireland Hospice. We raised over £350 for the Hospice and had the opportunity to all get together and eat cake ! ... See MoreSee Less

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We won Sheetfed printer of the year!!!! What a great night !!!
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The start of Christmas festivities ! The tree is up in reception. Lynz Smith Orlagh Staunton did a great job making the factory festive. ... See MoreSee Less

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